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We went there because my wife really wanted to see it. It's a fort-like structure that occupies... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2017
Tianjin, China
Great even on a rainy day!

I was quite unprepared for our visit - nobody I talked to could really describe what to expect... read more

Reviewed May 11, 2017
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Reviewed July 13, 2018

Penglai Pavilion Scenic Area (蓬萊閣景區) is located on the top of Danya Mountain (丹崖山) in Penglai, Shandong at the northernmost of Shandong Peninsula (山東半島). Penglai Pavilion is one of the ancient Four Great Towers of China (中國四大名樓) which are Yellow Crane Tower (黄鹤樓), Pavilion of...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jameshuang
Reviewed October 4, 2017

Spent the latter part of an afternoon wandering around a historical fortress area on the sea shore os Penglai. It was an interesting collection of military history, seafaring history, and taoist/buddhist cultural history. Everything by way of explanation in Chinese, however, so I was lucky...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Phil B
Reviewed July 21, 2017

We went there because my wife really wanted to see it. It's a fort-like structure that occupies the mountain on the north side of the shore. Highly recommend taking the cable car to the adjacent peak with a great view of Changdao island.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank ZhuHuaLong
Reviewed May 15, 2017 via mobile

Amazing and huge complex with ancient buildings and temples and light towers and cliffs. We came in the afternoon and the weather was amazing. Not so many people. It was nice to explore the different temples by the sea and they all had different meaning...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank iristaletta
Reviewed May 11, 2017

I was quite unprepared for our visit - nobody I talked to could really describe what to expect. Through the gate in the ancient walls, and we were in a huge garden beside what I thought was a lake, but was actually an estuary open...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank A-Nutty-Prof
Reviewed November 22, 2016

It’s a quiet trip. It’s different from other big cities. The island is very small, and have a little people. I was happen to see a small girl was squatting on the floor sell just out starfish in the island, large and small, neatly placed,...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank skyLPY
Reviewed November 22, 2016 via mobile

Dear fellow travellers, Please do not visit this hotel if you expect a clean room and facilities. Here is some of the facts: 1. Dirty white bath towels all in a different level of grey color tone; 2. TV cabinet doors that goes it the...More

Date of experience: November 2016
Thank loul250
Reviewed September 18, 2016 via mobile

Our biggest mistake was to ask our hotel concierge to arrange private transport from our hotel Crown Plaza Sea View in Yantai to Peng Lai . The whole day charge was 750 RMB including tolls fees . Anyway it took 2 hours drive arriving at...More

Date of experience: September 2016
2  Thank JoeBloke
Reviewed June 19, 2016

We spent there just couple of hours. It is a big place and to see the whole area would require more time. But in overall it was a nice historical place to visit.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Heidi H
Reviewed May 28, 2016

I spent two full days in Penglai. I decided to allot one of those two days for visiting Penglai ge and it was worth the choice. However I have to admit the entrance fee was rather expensive. I spent 140 yuan which I believe to...More

Date of experience: May 2016
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